Sewing is a great way to develop one’s fine motor skills. Personalize these cards and enjoy learning to sew! Materials Cardstock Printer Embroidery floss/ and a needle Scissors Printout of templates: With dots: kid-drawn_sewing_template2 Blank: blank_sewing_template Directions Print out the provided pumpkin templates on cardstock or draw your own. Cut your shapes out. Put a knot at one end of your embroidery floss and thread your needle on the other end. (You may need a bit of adult help for this.) Follow the dots on the pumpkins to help you sew (As seen in the photo). Or use your embroidery floss to fill in the space between the dots. Add any sewn details on the blank pumpkins that you might like. When you are done you could add writing to the pumpkins and make them into cards or perhaps you could write a story about your particular pumpkin. For example, what was it’s journey to becoming a jack-o’-lantern? Purpose Developing fine motor skills lends to muscle development and hand eye coordination for activities such as writing, cutting etc. Safety Notes Use scissors and a needle with care and adult supervision. Please like & share: Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.